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Borough Market

Borough Market

Farmers Market
South Bank, London
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    Given the COVID-19 pandemic, call ahead to verify hours, and remember to practice social distancing
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    The oysters at Borough Market is a can't miss
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    Jenny B.
    "Great mixture of stalls, lots of food, plenty of organic and veggie."(63 Tips)
    MEL BROWN S.
    "The food market is fantastic and the kitchen market great for lunch."(30 Tips)
    Zaina
    "Monmouth and grilled cheese are definitely musts!"(23 Tips)
    Karol K.
    "Most Amazing market in london Amazing oysters and seafood"(17 Tips)
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  • Yugo T.heart icon on user image
    Yugo ThamAugust 14, 2014
    Foodies' heaven! Come on Thursday with less crowd. Get a coffee at Monmouth, then Richard Haward's oysters as starter, and choice of a good wrap from Fish! or Chorito. And sample the CHEESE and olives
    Upvoted 2 weeks ago
  • Gary H.heart icon on user image
    Gary HorSeptember 26, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Must try list: sausage frm Boston Sausage, chorizo roll frm Brindisa, grilled cheese sandwich/raclette frm Kappacasein, scotch eggs frm ScotchTails, anything frm Bread Ahead, oysters frm ShellSeekers.
    Upvoted Oct 23, 2020
  • Ryan W.heart icon on user image
    Ryan WaggonerSeptember 2, 2017
    Incredible selection of foods. Artisanal and traditional alike, there's something for everyone. I could have spent all day here eating and drinking my way through the stalls. Great option for lunch.
  • Lee H.
    Lee HartJuly 16, 2018
    Fantastic market, where you can immerse yourself in London life, so many different amazing options for food will leave you wandering round lots trying to make a decision.
  • c0uP
    c0uPSeptember 20, 2014
    Go to Kappacasein (find it on 4sq. The location is accurate). It's grilled cheese heaven. As good as the grilled cheese sandwich may be, you should try the Raclette AKA Heart Attack on a Plate
  • Kristina V.heart icon on user image
    Kristina VJanuary 2, 2019
    They have everything you can possibly imagine and more. Just love the atmosphere. ✨Try to avoid popular times it can get very crowded.
  • Saad M ™ ®.
    Saad M ™ ®August 30, 2016
    Must visit in London,The market was established in 1885,most renowned markets in London for artisan prepared food, and fresh organic produce.it’s definitely worth a visit, especially for food lovers!
  • Eman A.heart icon on user image
    Eman AbdulazizSeptember 4, 2017
    One of the three must see markets in London after Portobello and Camden, but this one is quite different as it mainly about food and fresh vegetable and fruits. Come on Thur., Fri., or Sat.
  • Jessica B.heart icon on user image
    Jessica BarlowJuly 30, 2016
    Bustling, busy, but an absolute must if you're visiting London! It is covered so no worries if it is raining. Stalls offer lots of great produce. Food stands are great. I recommend Soul Food!
  • Nina
    NinaFebruary 23, 2014
    Fresh Fruit & Veggies. Must visit in London. One of the best coffees in London: pop into Monmouth coffee shop: avoid Mornings, otherwise you will definitely be stuck in 20m queue. But it's worth it!
  • CNN
    CNNAugust 6, 2014
    On the banks of the Thames, you'll find organic fruit and veg, cheese, cakes, bread, olive oil, fish, meat, beer, wine and chocolate in this market that dates to the 13th century. Read more
  • PureWow
    PureWowJune 5, 2015
    Come to Borough Market with an empty stomach. Then go nuts. Crowd favorites include the beer-battered fish and chips from Fish! and the duck confit sandwich from Le Marché du Quartier. Read more
  • Ali A.heart icon on user image
    Ali Al-HamidahJanuary 18, 2018
    Be ready for fill your stomach with goodies , Bonus for : Kappacasein diary for the "Raclette" , Arabica specially their "Chicken Shawarma" and finally A donut from Bread Ahead 👌🏽
  • Xx X.heart icon on user image
    Xx XxJanuary 24, 2018
    One of the most magical places in London if you're a foodie. Make sure to try the mushroom pâté at "paté moi" and grab a coffee at Monmouth! The pottery at Richard Bramble also makes for fab gifts.
  • Kevin D.heart icon on user image
    Kevin DulinSeptember 22, 2018
    Been here 10+ times
    Come early. The crowds are much more manageable and it’s a more enjoyable experience!
  • Salwan F.heart icon on user image
    Salwan FinjJune 12, 2015
    You will go insane here if you're a real foodie...do yourself a favour and try the doughnut at the bread ahead kiosk...the Vanilla has been rated the best in the world by New York Times...
  • Alena S.
    Alena SlabihoudkovaMarch 21, 2018
    Best donut ever! 🍩 Im not sure if I had something better than this donut for dessert in my life. I had to go back there again, and again and again 😂 Bread ahead & vanilla donut = LOVE!
  • Elke O.heart icon on user image
    Elke O.October 17, 2017
    This Will be my must do visit every time I visit London, so much to choose from! Very lively!
  • Dave M.heart icon on user image
    Dave MarshallOctober 6, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    The fruit and veg stall is perfect to explore find inspiration. Great street food, great coffee, exotic meats and great value too. Free wifi from different local businesses overlap the market.
  • AManda H.heart icon on user image
    AManda HUangJune 17, 2017
    Lots of tourist but it is a nice area to visit for a good selection of farmer home grown produce and gourmet items such as marmalades, jam, pickles, cheese,olive oil and etc
  • IrisZuchini71heart icon on user image
    IrisZuchini71November 25, 2018
    We had an amazing time tasting variety of food such as paella, risotto with mushroom, the potatoes with flaming cheddar cheese and the best of all the ravioli with truffle oil.
  • Cesar L.heart icon on user image
    Cesar LastraApril 21, 2016
    Quite possibly tastiest and most generous hog roast roll ever, served with crackling and gorgeous bread. Just perfect! (You'll find them right next to the church across from fish!)
  • Hanis farhana M.heart icon on user image
    One of the liveliest market ive ever been. Ate vanilla classic doughnut from bread n doughnut. It was good. Apart from that pls try slow roasted tomatoes in garlic infused oil and mushroom pate.
  • Mag T.heart icon on user image
    Mag TYDecember 6, 2016
    Fresh seafood, sea urchins, oysters, fish, prawns... you name it, they have it! Fresh produce and mouth watering food stalls. Just come when market is full from Wed onwards.
  • Davidheart icon on user image
    DavidJuly 5, 2015
    Fresh and tasty products from the british and french countryside. You may taste most of the products. A number of restaurants around the market. Very crowdy in the morning.
  • Madeleine T.heart icon on user image
    Madeleine TDecember 19, 2016
    More of a market where you buy items to take with you instead of prepared items to eat there, though there's a good selection of both! Fun to walk around, lots of free samples
  • Sander Z.heart icon on user image
    Sander ZuurhoutAugust 13, 2018
    Great market full of fresh products. French almond croissants are the best! Great coffee corner as well.
  • MEL BROWN S.heart icon on user image
    MEL BROWN STUDIOSAugust 24, 2014
    Wonderful market. The food market is fantastic and the kitchen market great for lunch. Best to research your day so you can make the most of it. And make sure you get tere early
  • Ralph M.heart icon on user image
    Ralph MendezMay 21, 2018
    I visit this market almost every time I’m in London. I love this market but over the years it has become very touristy lol. I had the traditional Scottish egg and chorizo sandwich both were very good.
  • Andreas G.heart icon on user image
    Andreas GerolemouDecember 15, 2015
    Go as early as you can to avoid the throng of people that come for lunch. Excellent variety of things to eat. Good place to find edible gifts for Christmas!
  • Nastya L.heart icon on user image
    Nastya LvovskayaFebruary 27, 2016
    My fav bit of sunny Barcelona in freezing London :) whatever you feel like eating - you'll definitely find it here. Be aware of touristic crowds though, especially on Saturdays
  • Reem83 M.heart icon on user image
    Reem83 MBAugust 3, 2017
    If you visit Borough Market go straight to the Bread Ahead Bakery for a vanilla custard filled doughnut.u won't regret 😋
  • Elenka M.heart icon on user image
    Elenka MJanuary 14, 2015
    Amazing place for food lovers! I'm not keen on sandwiches, but I really enjoyed fresh oysters and mulled wine there! I'll definitely return to try other seafood🍤😋
  • Sapasapa C.heart icon on user image
    Sapasapa ChaiAugust 6, 2017
    Great market must tried the oysters Super fresh and sweet. The salt beef bagel must request them to toast the bagel before serving you, it taste much much better.
  • whatharrysdoneheart icon on user image
    whatharrysdoneApril 9, 2014
    This place is heaven on earth. Try all the free samples. You will find here the award winning pies from pieminister (try the moo pie, it's amazing), Boston burgers and Raclette. All of them delicious!
  • Stacy B.heart icon on user image
    Stacy Bo BacyApril 14, 2019
    The only problem with this market is that no matter what food you get, you’ll want what everyone else has. Eat all the things.
  • Gonny Z.heart icon on user image
    Gonny Zwaag, van derFebruary 27, 2019
    Great for lunch if you’re with a group and can’t decide what to eat. Everything from oysters to cheese sandwiches. Can get busy during the weekend.
  • Aris G.heart icon on user image
    Aris GalatisDecember 21, 2015
    No trip to LDN is complete without a visit to Borough market; stop by the duck sandwich shop and prepare to be amazed. Same applies for Porteña, the Argentinean empanadas shop. Tons of fresh produce
  • Chris P.heart icon on user image
    Chris PhillipsJune 11, 2015
    Been here 100+ times
    Come during the week to avoid the crowds! Check out Brindisa for superb Spanish food, and Bread Ahead for the best baked goods.
  • JET
    JETMay 1, 2015
    My two go-tos are the Fish!Kitchen's Fish! Butty and the Scotchtails scotch eggs. But there's so much to see and try. Be prepared to eat!
  • Daphne G.
    Daphne GoonMay 21, 2016
    Come here for the food! Lots of stalls and market here. Below €10 kinda food. And variety of food. Recommended if you r a foodie addict!👍🏻👍🏻
  • Danielheart icon on user image
    DanielOctober 27, 2015
    Widley considered to be the best market in the country, and it is. One of my favourite places in the whole world, get there early to avoid crowds and get a cheeky sausage sandwich.
  • Simon K.heart icon on user image
    Simon KFebruary 15, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    There's not much that isn't good here. If you want a good take on a British classic though, head to the stalls under the bridge and get yourself a warm scotch egg with sweet potato fries. Delicious.
  • Can S.heart icon on user image
    Can SensesJuly 1, 2018
    Very nice market place of London. Week-end mornings you can check lots of cool shops and small stands selling souvenirs and food and drinks. For dinner, choose sea food or asian
  • Fatima F.heart icon on user image
    Fatima FatimaOctober 3, 2017
    Everything is delicious! You have to go with a group in order to share the maximum food!
  • Louis Vuitton
    Louis VuittonApril 5, 2012
    To experience a literal taste of Dickensian London, go to Borough Market. Explore stalls of local produce including wild game, one feels like Oliver Twist himself. Kristin Knox, The Clothes Whisperer
  • Laura L.heart icon on user image
    Laura LópezFebruary 22, 2015
    Yesterday, I went to Borough Market with a friend and we bought a box of strawberries for 1 pound, which can cost 3 quid at Tesco, and a massive white chocolate cookie for 2 pounds, I loved it!
  • Enzo M.
    Enzo MartinelliFebruary 1, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    It would be a nice idea to try and open it at least one Sunday per month. It would be very popular with tourists and locals
  • Oliver K.
    Oliver KrizsanMay 6, 2014
    Don't you dare leaving the market without tasting all the delicious street food on offer: oysters, sandwiches, curry, hamburgers of all kinds, cakes in all flavours imaginable. Must see & taste!
  • Fran M.heart icon on user image
    Fran MAugust 8, 2015
    Borough Olives do the best kalamata tapenade I've ever had. Try the 24 month matured comté and the blue cheese sausage at the French Comté stall. Lively atmosphere. A personal favourite.
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